The Importance of Instructional Materials in Teaching English as a Second Language Alabere Rabiat Ajoke Education and Modern Languages, Universiti Utara Malaysia/CAILS, Ilorin, Nigeria Abstract: This study evaluates the use of instructional materials in teaching English language as a second language among secondary school students. In the study. Instructional materials are highly important for teaching, especially for inexperienced teachers. Teachers rely on instructional materials in every aspect of teaching. They need materials for background information on the subject they are teaching Effectively Using Instructional Materials For instructors, choosing the right instructional materials is paramount to the success of the course. While textbooks are useful, it's necessary to supplement the information with other relevant materials. Also, not all instructional materials are created equal
On the other hand, instructional tends to present matters in a symbolic form. Unlike the used of teaching by word of mouth where learners will be thought by using theory and they just imagine things, instructional materials allows the learners to see them. To end, above are some benefits of instructional materials Instructional Materials: Instructional materials refer to the human and non-human materials and facilities that can be used to ease, encourage, improved and promote teaching and learning activities. They are whatever materials used in the process of instruction
The Importance of Learning Materials in Teaching Learning materials in teaching are crucial to the success of student achievement. That is, the instructional components of lesson planning in teaching depend on the selection of teaching materials Selecting Instructional Materials Quality instructional materials are essential in teaching about evolution and the nature of science. It also is important to consider the context within which specific materials will be used. This chapter therefore begins with brief discussions of school science programs and the criteria used to design curricula Some advantages of using instructional material are : Organization of the material. Instructional materials gives the teacher and the student a method of analyzing progress The importance of instructional materials in teaching and learning of agricultural science especially at the primary and Junior Secondary Schools cannot be over emphasized considering its effect on the development of intellectual skills on the students. 2. Statement of the Problem The use of instructional materials in schools is not encouraging
One important dimension in teacher education that is getting a lot of attention is related to the use of instructional materials. Instructional materials are those materials used by a teacher to simplify their teaching. They include both visual and audio-visual aids and could either be concrete or non-concrete effective teaching and learning. The importance of quality and adequate instructional materials in teaching and learning can occur through their effective utilization during classroom teaching. Instructional materials here include all the tools that the teachers can use to make the learning more interesting and memorable Using appealing learning materials to make the students attentive to the lesson is a time spent in school more valued. These materials for global learning could be artefacts from the native country that the students are studying, like Chinese masks or Brazilian musical instruments The importance of Instructional Materials or Educational resources is to improve students' knowledge, abilities, and skills, to monitor their assimilation of information, and to contribute to their overall development and upbringing. Design to meet the interest of the individual learners from various skills levels. Click to see full answer
THE USE OF INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS FOR EFFECTIVE LEARNING OF ISLAMIC STUDIES Sulaimain Kamal-deen Olawale * The importance of Instructional Materials in any teaching/learning process can not be over emphasized. This is for the fact that such materials enhance, facilitate and make teaching/learning easy, lively and concrete In Onitsha Educational Zone of Anambra state, teaching and learning of physics through the use of instructional materials facilitates, stimulates and aids student to take active interest in the topic introduced by the teacher. An instructional material has emotional impact on physics student and affects their attitude towards what is presented as the topic to study by the teacher. It provides both physics students and physics teachers with relevance and meaningful source of information
Instructional resources play important roles in teaching Social Studies. The National Council for Social Studies (NCSS) in U.S.A. stated that social studies education needs not only teachers, textbooks, and blackboards but also Use of Instructional Materials for Teaching Social Studies in Junior Secondar The importance of Instructional Materials or Educational resources is to improve students' knowledge, abilities, and skills, to monitor their assimilation of information, and to contribute to their overall development and upbringing Using teacher-made materials and authentic materials as the basis for the course. There are a number of advantages to using institutionally derived or teacher derived materials for a course: Relevance: Materials can be produced that are directly relevant to students' and institutional needs and that reflect local content, issues, and concerns
the importance and limitations of using improvised instructional materials. Limitations of Teaching Science in Rural Areas Science is a difficult subject to teach, especially in rural areas The use of instructional materials in teaching of agricultural science is very important because it provides a concrete basis for conceptual thinking motivates people to learn and captures pupils' imagination if used correctly (Ajalla, 1997). Science has been regarded as the bedrock of modern day technological breakthrough is built
Instructional materials provide the core information that students will experience, learn, and apply during a course. They hold the power to either engage or demotivate students It has been known well that the usage of materials to help the learners to learn easily and well is one of the most important basements of teaching and learning activities and processes. Because providing a natural learning environment motivates the students well and helps them to take part in the learning, teaching and experiencing processes Instructional materials enhance the teaching/learning process by exhibiting information necessary to acquire knowledge and skills. The acquisition of basic vocational knowledge, skills and attitudes to facilitate occupational efficiency requires skill oriented teaching and learning activities. Over the years, the poor performance of students in.
The use of instructional materials is necessary to supplement the available instructional resources and qualified teachers. The current use of instructional materials in Nigeria school is very low and unsatisfactory. The following are ways instructional materials can contribute to qualitative education. 1 Instructional materials in teaching generally make the teaching process easier. However in order to appreciate the importance of instructional materials in teaching - learning process, Rhert Heinich et. al (2001) consider the reasons for using them. 1. Gain and hold the attention of his learne
Making use of printed materials for the teaching-learning process is indeed helpful and beneficial most likely for the part of the teachers. as stated, it tends to aid the lesson in order to provide effective instruction for lesser effort of making and preparing such instructional material. aside from this, on the learners part, learning the. Why Use Media to Enhance Teaching and Learning. Media can be used in almost any discipline to enhance learning, both in class, and also for out-of-class assignments. Short film and television clips, written articles, and blog postings can be viewed to reinforce concepts and spark discussion. Songs and music videos, especially when the lyrics. Finally, for science teaching programs to achieve the goals of the Standards, teachers and students will require access to instructional materials that are accurate in science content, clear in their presentation of scientific concepts and processes, appropriate for the age of the children who will use them, and suitable for the local community.
Teachers need multiple resources and methods in order to effectively plan instruction. In this lesson, we will discuss the importance of quality instructional materials and teaching strategies Instructional technology is the theory and practice of using technology for education. Encompassing the design, development, use, management, and evaluation of technology in education, instructional technology can take many forms. Anything from electronic whiteboards to online courses or even virtual reality classrooms can be considered. In developed countries, teacher use instructional material and new technologies to facilitate learning, while in developing countries like Nigeria, research has it that 80% of teachers still make use of the conventional or traditional method of teaching to facilitate knowledge, this may look boring to the students after a while and the job of a. Instructional Materials is part of the educational technology that has a respective educational purposes. It is used to attain the instructional objectives.It help the teacher for the improvement and effectivity in teaching-learning process as well as to the progress and development of the learners
Instructional materials are print and non-print items that are rested to impact information to students in the educational process. Instructional materials include items such as: kits, textbooks, magazines, newspapers, pictures, recording videos etc. Instructional materials play a very important role in the teaching and learning process. I . This involves the use of human effort, appropriate choice design and utilization of objects to ensure effectiveness. Equally, it is defined as anything (Human effort, Hardware, software, improved materials) used to satisfy the. Guidelines for Using Instructional Aids Purpose Define Objectives Flexibility Diversity Development Content Guide Learners Evaluate Results 7. DIFFERENT TYPES OF INSTRUCTIONAL AIDS & TEACHING AIDS 8. PRINTED MATERIALS • Written in text, prepared and published commercially • Type of educational material used by most teachers 9 Additionally, it's important that your instructional materials are both accessible and copyright compliant. When you create materials that are accessible, you ensure that students who require the use of assistive technology can access them without barriers. The Center for Teaching and Learning is a resource that serves as a community for. There are; uses of instructional materials, importance of instructional material in teaching and learning, the availability of instructional materials, the extent of usage of these materials, the extent of students show interest in biology lessons using instructional materials and review of empirical study. The research design is survey
In the first part of a new series on authenticity, our regular contributor and Unlock author Lewis Lansford asks teachers to consider the advantages of using authentic materials in the ELT classroom. I asked a dozen teaching colleagues (identified below by their initials) for reflections on the advantages and disadvantages of using authentic materials in the classroom The Importance of Learning Materials in the Learning Process. The chapter presents the background information, statement of the problem, study purpose, objectives, and hypotheses to be tested, scope and lastly the significance of the study regarding the impact of using instructional materials in enhancing student's performance in sciences. The Effect Of Using Authentic Materials In Teaching Rashid Hamed Al Azri, Majid Hilal Al-Rashdi Abstract - Authentic materials are among the most important tools a teacher can and must use in class in order to make his/her teaching go smoothly and be effective in transmitting the necessary knowledge to all students
THE INFLUENCE OF INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS IN THE TEACHING AND LEARNING IN SENIOR SECONDARY SCHOOL ABSTRACT This study is an attempt to look critically into the influence of instructional materials on the teaching and learning in senior secondary school. Five (5) senior secondary schools in Oredo Local Government Area were selected for this researc includes the use of various media, such as CD-ROMs, the Internet, distance learning, or virtual reality, utilizes the cate-gorical memory and requires little intrinsic motivation. Although traditional forms of education receive the greatest The Importance of Media in the Classroom——3 01-TilestonVol09.qxd 8/25/03 3:47 PM Page Consequently, what are the importance of instructional media? Instructional materials support learning content, allow students to engage in the application of concepts and provide an opportunity for evaluation. They are developed to facilitate learner understanding. These materials provide a wealth of knowledge in all topics, offering in-depth information based on facts Fraction Pie Objectives This instructional material will help the students to: 1. find the circumference of the circle 2. find the perimeter of the parallelogram using the circumference of a circle 3. explain the relationship between the circle and parallelogram. 42
Thus a clearly stated instructional objective makes the methods and materials of teaching more effective. It also helps to know what the pupils should learn and how the learning is to be expressed. We know that an effective evaluation depends on a clear description about what is to be (evaluated) Instructional materials which are educational input are of vital importance to the teaching of any subject in the school curriculum. Wales (1998) was of the opinion that the use of instructional materials would make discovered facts glued firmly to the memory of students . With respect to education, media are the symbol systems that teachers and students use to represent knowledge; technologies are the tools that allow them to share their knowledge representations with others. Unfortunately, it is common to confound the meanings of media and technology in education, and they are often used synonymously According to Kay (2008), instructional materials stimulate the students' desire to learn, and assist learning process by making assimilations and memorizing of the learned topic easy for students. Agun (2008) refers to them as learning materials, the proper use which helps learners to learn faster and better The following guidelines apply to instructional material for participants who may not have a high level of visual or pictorial literacy: Avoid pictures with depth. There should be a moderate amount of detail. Eliminate background and unnecessary detail. The important objects should have enrichment of detail: texture, gradients of texture.
Principles of selection and use of instructional materials (cont.) 5. For results, abide by the general utilization guide on the use of media given below: Learn how to use the instructional material. Before using it, make sure you know how to manipulate it to obtain the desired product. Listen to the record or view the film ahead 2.1.3 Importance and Use Uses of Instructional Material 21. 2.1.4 The Impact of Instructional Material in Teaching. and Learning Of Basic Science 22. 2.1.5 Attitude of Teachers towards the Use of Instructional USE OF INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS IN TEACHING OF ECONOMICS: A CASE STUDY OF SOME SELECTED SCHOOL IN OREDO LOCAL GOVERNMENT AREA ABSTRACT This study was conducted to investigate the use of instructional materials in the teaching of Economics in secondary schools using Oredo Local Government Area in Edo State as case study. During the study, data wer Instructional materials refer to the human and non-human materials and facilities that can be used to ease, encourage, improved and promote teaching and learning activities. They are whatever materials used in the process of instruction. They are a broad range of resource which can be used to facilitate effective instruction. They indicate a systematic way of designing, carrying out and. Instructional Design is pedagogy; a learning and teaching endeavor; and like all learning and teaching it works best if all participants understand its aim. It works even better if all participants buy-in to those aims. And buy-in is best achieved by involving the participants in setting the aims
and the relevance of improvisation in classroom teaching and learning activities by using relevant literatures in highlighting the meaning, strategy, use, application, and goal of improvisation as an instructional tool. Using content analysis methods the application of improvisational strategies in teaching basic technology to allow fo Instructional Materials, also known as Teaching/Learning Materials ( TLM ), are any collection of materials including animate and inanimate objects and human and non-human resources that a teacher may use in teaching and learning situations to help achieve desired learning objectives
Instructional strategies include all approaches that a teacher may take to engage students in the learning process actively. These strategies drive a teacher's instruction as they work to meet specific learning objectives and ensure that their students are equipped with the tools they need to be successful. Effective instructional strategies meet all learning styles and the developmental needs. With an instructional design set, the learning experience becomes an enjoyable experience for both the trainers and the learners. This, in turn, reduces the time and effort taken in rectifying problems faced while learning. As the learning gets quick and easy, it becomes cost-efficient compared to other methods of learning. It is very important.
When evaluating instructional materials you need to examine them using your knowledge of the art, science, and profession of teaching. Examine the materials from the perspective of a teacher. In taking this perspective, you will want to examine the instructional quality of the materials and their usefulness as an instructional tool Effective teaching and learning is done with instructional materials; Nachias (2000), Owo (2009) and Nwagbo and Ugwuanyi (2015) observed that innovative pedagogical practices using technology and improvisation enhance teachers effectiveness chemistry concepts cannot be fully achieved without the use of instructional materials
. The study used a quasi-experimental design to asses the effectiveness of new multimedia instructional material by measuring students' knowledge and their perceptions of the instruction. Definition of Terms The following terms were defined for use in the study: Instruction. In. Teachers do not have to explain the teaching material repeatedly, because with a single grain using the media, students will more easily understand the lesson. 5. Improving the quality of student learning outcomes Instructional media can help students absorb the material and learn more mandalam intact. I
Teaching machines include language-laboratory machines, closed-circuit television systems, and computers. Instructional materials are made to comply with functional, biotechnological, aesthetic, economic, safety, and hygienic requirements. The most effective use of educational equipment is achieved by means of centralized study facilities instructional media as it is meant to enhance understanding and interest in the teaching- learning process through use of various materials rather than presenting abstract ideas. It makes curriculum content more real, more 'tangible' and easy to grasp The use of media to enhance teaching and learning complements traditional approaches to learning. Effective instruction builds bridges between students' knowledge and the learning objectives of the course. Using media engages students, aids student retention of knowledge, motivates interest in the subject matter, and illustrates the relevance.